Mission Statement

The Medical University of Warsaw is a community of students, PhD students, teaching staff and other employees of the University.

The University strives to achieve the highest level of education, scientific research as well as provide a full profile of specialized medical services of the highest quality.

"The University's activities are based on university traditions and universal values, in particular, respect for freedom, human rights and science. The University acts in accordance with the principles of ethics and observes the principles of good practice in conducting scientific research. Every student, doctoral student and employee of the Medical University of Warsaw participates in the activities of the University on an equal basis, regardless of race and origin, religion, gender and political views" - can be read in the MUW Statute passed by the Senate on October 23, 2023.

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University Governance


Professor Zbigniew Gaciong, MD, PhD

63 Żwirki i Wigury Street, room 117B

02-091 Warsaw

tel.: +48 (22) 57 20 101

fax: + 48(22) 57 20 161

e-mail: rektor@wum.edu.pl